Is X- Theme the best WordPress theme for business?

When setting up your new WordPress website you need to make sure to choose a theme that is going to showcase your business. But which is the best WordPress theme for business? If you ask me it’s X-theme. What is a theme and why do I need one? Your website is the online home for your business, so you need … Read More

9 tremendous WordPress plugins for business you need right now

9 tremendous WordPress plugins for business you need right now

Which WordPress plugins for business do you need to install right now? Every business will have different needs. You might want to let clients book appointments, or buy tickets to an event you’re running, or even want to host webinars on your website. BUT, there are still a core set of WordPress plugins that I recommend that everyone have on … Read More

Wix or WordPress? How to make the best choice for your website

Wix or WordPress? Which is the best platform for you to build your business website right now? This is something I’ve been asked a lot over the last year. For me there is only one winner and you won’t be surprised to hear that I think it’s WordPress. In this post when I talk about WordPress I mean a self … Read More

Do I need web hosting? 7 simple tips

Do I need web hosting? The quick and easy answer to this question is yes if you have a website.  This week we have a guest post from Danielle from Black Nova Designs Ltd talking all about web hosting.  If you’ve gone to the effort of building an awesome website for your business, chances are you’ll want everyone to see your … Read More

19 wonderful WordPress tips for beginners

Are you new to WordPress? If so, WordPress tips for beginners is right up your street. I’ll be honest this was a tough one for me this week, I think mainly due to my technical background. When I start using something new like, recently for me, SocialBee I have an idea of how software should work. Or how I would … Read More

11 Christmas gift ideas for bloggers

Christmas Gift Ideas for Bloggers

Looking for Christmas gift ideas for bloggers? Or need some help to decide what to put on your own Christmas list? Don’t worry I’ve got you covered with a mix of my favourite tools and services as well as a few bits on my list to Santa this year. Tech OK, so there was only one place for me to … Read More

Tech Help Tuesday #8

How to stop Google tracking your own website views and how to format your blog posts

Another tech help Tuesday is upon us people. Halloween is over and apparently that now makes it Christmas. Honestly, my email inbox started filling up with Christmas newsletters on Thursday morning!  Well, enough of my grumbling about how it ‘was never like this in my day’ and let’s crack on with the matter at hand. This month I’m featuring questions … Read More

How to make your web address HTTPS – Get the KLT

If you make your web address HTTPS, you’ll notice a load of benefits. For one thing it’ll shut up browsers whining that content on your site isn’t secure. You’ll see a little green padlock in the status bar when browsers trust your site. This will then make visitors happy that you’re not an evil hacker out to steal their info. … Read More

How to make your WordPress site load faster?

WordPress Site Load Faster

When it comes to making your WordPress site load faster, there are 5 principles. Checking your loading speeds, image optimisation, streamlining plugins, optimising your database and caching and minification. What are we waiting for? Lets’s get stuck and get your WordPress site loading faster. Checking Site Speed Before you do anything to help make your WordPress site load faster, you … Read More

Swift Performance WordPress Plugin – Review

Swift Performance WordPress Plugin Review

The Swift Performance WordPress plugin is a caching plugin with lots of extras. If you’re looking for a plugin to help improve the loading speed of your WordPress website, you could do much worse than this one. Read on for my in-depth review of the Swift Performance WordPress plugin and it’s features. **Disclosure – this is a collaborative post**I received … Read More